There is a wealth of wonderful film footage and other materials documenting the issues around vector-borne diseases. This selection of movies and graphics illustrates the role our products are playing in this challenging environment.
Click on the Video Gallery images to watch our public health films.
Eliminate Dengue - integrated mosquito management
Created for a Dengue educational campaign in partnership with the Kebangsaan University Malaysia, this video shows how an integrated mosquito management plan of physical, biological, and chemical methods can help to keep mosquito-borne diseases at bay. These simple yet holistic measures can be applied easily to keep your home and workplace free from Dengue. Click on the images (right) to watch more dengue films.
Eliminate Dengue - with Abate® from BASF
Created for a dengue educational campaign in partnership with the Kebangsaan University Malaysia, this video shows how to apply Abate® larvicide to disrupt the life cycle of mosquitoes and help to keep mosquito-borne diseases at bay. Click on the images (right) to watch more dengue films.
Eradicate malaria by 2010
In April 2018, BASF and other world leading agricultural companies joined the ZERO by 40 initiative and announced their commitment to research, develop and deliver innovative mosquito-control tools to help end malaria by 2040. The initiative is supported by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and IVCC (Innovative Vector Control Consortium). Click on the images (right) to watch other malaria videos.
The malaria cycle - how malaria infects humans
The malaria cycle infographic shows how malaria infects humans and how the disease spreads. Click on the images (right) to watch more malaria films.
Mosquito nets save lives
Interceptor® mosquito nets prevent malaria infections. Click on the images (right) to watch more malaria films.
BASF and Rotary helping in Nigeria
Malaria is arguably the most severe vector-borne public health challenge facing Africa and many other regions of the world. Each year, malaria is responsible for hundreds of thousands of deaths. Click on the images (right) to watch more malaria films.
Interceptor® bednets promotional video China
Interceptor® is a unique, high performance mosquito net which demonstrates a fusion of BASF’s expertise in textile development and insect control. A polymer binder system is combined with Fendona® insecticide and applied directly to the fibers of the nets in a unique treatment process. Click on the images (right) to watch more malaria films.
Guinea Worm Videos
Jimmy Carter and BASF eradicate Guinea Worm
Guinea worm disease is contracted through the consumption of drinking water that is contaminated with microscopic water fleas carrying infective larvae. The debilitating effects of Guinea worm disease include infections, ulcers and arthritis. These conditions prevent those who are infected from performing functions such as farming and caring for their children, literally halting community productivity.